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Macs For Dummies (For Dummies (Computers)) Paperback – 1 Mar 2011


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  • Paperback: 456 pages
  • Publisher: John Wiley & Sons; 11th Edition edition (1 Mar. 2011)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0470878681
  • ISBN-13: 978-0470878682
  • Product Dimensions: 18.8 x 2.5 x 23.4 cm
  • Average Customer Review: 4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (5 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 558,742 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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From the Back Cover

Welcome to the wonderfulworld of Mac! Here′s the funand easy way® to get going

Got a new Mac? Switching from a PC? This handy guide will show you all the mac–nificent things you can do with your Mac, from navigating the desktop to backing up your stuff with Time Machine, sharing photos with friends, shooting an iMovie®, and more. You′ll even learn how to play nicely in a Windows environment. Get started right here.

  • Picking your Apple compare the different desktop and laptop models to choose your perfect match

  • Getting to your Apple′s core find your way around the Mac interface; understand icons, folders, and windows; and master the mouse controls

  • Here, Kitty make friends with Mac OS X (no matter which feline it is), fiddle with Dashboard widgets, and tame the clutter with Exposé and Spaces

  • Get connected go online, start Web–browsing with Safari®,use e–mail and iChat®, and link up to social networking sites

  • Stay in sync join MobileMe and take advantage of me.come–mail, iDisk storage, Gallery, and contacts and calendar syncing

  • Get an iLife manage media with iTunes®, organize andimprove digital photos with iPhoto®, make iMovies, andrelease your inner rock star with GarageBand®

  • Boot Camp still need Windows? No problem. Install and run Windows on your Mac alongside your Mac OS

Open the book and find:

  • How to set up user accountsand configure your Mac

  • Tips for staying safe online

  • Secrets of iLife® and otherprograms that come withyour Mac

  • Ways to connect to blogs and social networking sites

  • Steps for networking your Mac

  • How to switch between Windows® and the Mac OS® X

  • Troubleshooting advice for cranky Macs

  • Ten indispensible Mac Web sites

Learn to:

  • Set up your Mac, navigate the desktop, and use the Dock

  • Get the most out of your music, photos, and movies with iLife®

  • Send and receive e–mail and browse the Web with Safari®

  • Set up a network and keep your Mac safe

About the Author

Edward C. Baig is the Personal Technology columnist for USA TODAYand the cohost of USA TODAY′s weekly "Talking Tech" podcast. Hecontributes other tech–related features, appears on radio and TV,and often moderates technology panels at trade shows. Ed is alsothe coauthor of iPad For Dummies and iPhone For Dummies.


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1 of 1 people found the following review helpful By Mrs. C. M. Hadlum on 3 July 2012
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This really is an easy book to use - even for me. I am not good with computers, and this book really helps me if I don't know how to do something.
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By Susan J Davies on 22 April 2013
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Love my Mac but sometimes just can't work it out,this book is a great help for when I am stuck. Easy to,read and understand.
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By Mr. T. Goodwin on 2 Jun. 2014
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Excellent book -- have other manuals in the "Dummies" series , and I think they are especially written for me ? ?
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By Gwen Little on 5 April 2013
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Ther is so much information but you don't have to read all of it, just the bits you need help with.
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By Pam on 20 Dec. 2012
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I wasn't very keen on this book as I found it a little to complicated for me what more can I say.
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